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Episode 462: Felienne on the Programmers Brain

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Episode 462: Felienne on the Programmers Brain

Felienne joins host Jeff Doolittle as a guest on the show to discuss her book, The Programmers Brain. Based on her extensive research and experience as an instructor of software developers, Felienne explains the general need for coders to be able to do a variety of cognitive tasks. Although programmers’ brains are not special in […]

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Episode 449: Dan Moore on Build vs Buy

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Episode 449: Dan Moore on Build vs Buy

Dan Moore, cofounder of Vaporware, talks with host Adam Conrad about building software in-house versus buying off-the-shelf software from vendors. Moore explains the benefits, drawbacks, checklists, and frameworks for choosing when to build your own software solutions and when you should reach out to outside vendor solutions, as well as which vendor to choose and […]

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SE-Radio Episode 280: Gerald Weinberg on Bugs Errors and Software Quality

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SE-Radio Episode 280: Gerald Weinberg on Bugs Errors and Software Quality

Marcus Blankenship talks with Gerald Weinberg about software errors, the fallacy of perfection, how languages and process can reduce errors, and the attitude great programmers have about their work.  Gerald’s new book, Errors: Bugs, Boo-boos, and Blunders, focuses on why programmers make errors, how teams can improve their software, and how management should think of […]

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Episode 195: Ellen Gottensdiener and Mary Gorman

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Episode 195: Ellen Gottensdiener and Mary Gorman

Recording Venue: WebEx Guest: Ellen Gottensdiener and Mary Gorman Ellen Gottensdiener and Mary Gorman of EBG Consulting talk with Neil Maiden about agile projects, requirements practices and their new book entitled Discover to Deliver: Agile Product Planning and Analysis. The conversation begins with an exploration of how agile has changed requirements and project practices over the […]

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